A breathtaking live act that combines the sounds of Stevie Wonder, Duke Ellington and Tito Puente... Pacific Mambo Orchestra  was born in the core of one of American's most innovative cities: San Francisco.


   Named "one of the best Latin big bands in the world" by Salsa Trips Magazine , PMO is the 2013 Grammy Award® Winner  for "Best Latin Tropical Album"  beating industry super stars Marc Anthony and Carlos Vives.  PMO honors the sounds of the great Latin big bands of the 1940's through present times, infusing their music with an intoxicating energy that consistently inspires standing ovations at every live performance.  PMO performs salsa, cha-cha-cha, and Latin jazz. The band consists of a superb line up of world-class musicians  who have performed and recorded with a variety of international recording artists such as Carlos Santana, Poncho Sanchez, Pete Scovedo, Herbie Hancock, Prince, Paul Anka, Arturo Sandoval and more.

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Despite the common misconception that engaging a big band in today's economy can be complicated due to its size, PMO has proven to be highly accessible, always committed to finding a friendly arrangement and logistical solution for delivering an authentic Latin big band to your audience. PMO receives worldwide booking inquiries for a variety of events such as indoor concerts, showcases, corporate, jazz events and festivals.

Tour Representative: Tom Gold 


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Upcoming Dates

Previous events


Monterey Jazz Festival

Monterey Jazz Festival, Monterey, CA


Summer Nights with PMO

Osher Marin Jewish Community Center, 200 North San Pedro Road, San Rafael, CA

PMO at the Montreux. - TBA

Montreux Jazz Festival, Montreux, SWI

This engagement is supported byMid Atlantic Arts Foundation through USArtists International in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.